American Express Membership Rewards has made yet another points transfer promotion available to their U.S. based members, offering a 25% bonus on Membership Rewards transfers to Hawaiian Airlines.
This promotion is showing card accounts with Membership Rewards earning/redemption capability and the official expiration date is June 30, 2021.
Transferring Membership Rewards points from Amex to HawaiianMiles is usually 1:1 in increments of 1000 and during the promotional period members will benefit from the 1:1.25 ratio (25% bonus).
You can find the transfer option in your online Amex card account under Membership Rewards – Airline Transfers :
There are several opportunities to use HawaiianMiles and considering that Hawaii has now reopened to visitors from the continental U.S. definitely a good point to make a redemption in order to go to the islands.
In fact American Express in the U.S. has quite a few attractive points transfer bonuses going on right now, including the following for hotel partners:
- Hilton Honors 40% Transfer Bonus
- Marriott Bonvoy 40% Transfer Bonus
Those of us with U.S. based accounts are quite spoiled in that regard as there are almost always ample opportunities to offload membership Rewards Points at a good ratio which is good because many Amex products don’t have a great earning capability for points including the Platinum Card which I really like but whose earning ratio on anything but airfare is horrible (the worst of all charge cards).
If you’re planning a trip to Hawaii or can make the Hawaiian Airlines award chart work for you in any way it’ a good time to transfer Amex Membership Rewards with 25% bonus until the end of June.
I recommend to first check availability and not just transfer points without having a specific plan for how to use them.
These are the terms & conditions for this offer:
In order to be eligible for this offer, you must be the named recipient of this mailing and be enrolled in HawaiianMiles®. In order to participate in this offer, visit https://www.hawaiianairlines.com/hawaiianmiles2 to enroll. American Express is not responsible for availability of flight, accommodations or any other rewards in the merchant program. Once you have transferred Membership Rewards® points, they become subject to the Terms and Conditions of the merchant program and cannot be transferred back to your Membership Rewards program account. Taxes, fees, charges and surcharges, including airline surcharges, Hawaiian Airlines redemption flights and upgrades. See HawaiianMiles® Terms and Conditions for details. Individual air carrier restrictions may apply.
Minimum transfer is 1,000 Membership Rewards points. Redeem for this exclusive offer from 12:00 a.m. MT on 06/01/2021 to 11:59 p.m. MT on 06/30/2021, to receive 25% additional HawaiianMiles®. For each conversion of points into the Frequent Flyer program of a U.S. airline, a fee of $0.0006 per point, with a maximum fee of $99, will be charged to your Card account. We charge this fee to offset the federal excise tax we must pay on such conversions.
The fee may be more or less than the actual amount of the excise tax we pay on any individual conversion. We may offer you the option to redeem points to cover this fee.